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Elks Students of the Month

The January Elks Students of the Month from Versailles High School are Anna Zolecki and Jordan Williams. The Osage Community Elks Lodge #2705 in Laurie, issued the following statement: “2020 has been an extremely challenging year. Not only for moms and dads but also for our high school students. These students have had to make

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Across generations, history lives on

Gunter Skaletz, left, a Holocaust survivor, is interviewed by high school student Karissa Troutman after he gave a presentation to a select audience Friday, Feb. 26 in the performing art center at Morgan County R-II High School in Versailles. Troutman arranged the event as part of a project for her history class. Skaletz, 94, Born

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Holocaust survivor shares story, while inspiring students at VHS

Gunter Skaletz, 94, speaks to a select audience Friday, Feb. 26 in the performing art center at Morgan County R-II High School in Versailles. Born Oct. 10, 1927 in Poland, Skaletz described his many experiences and memories including of the invasion of Poland by Germany in 1939, his separation from his family, his time in

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Up up and away

Justin Hamrick tips the ball in Friday, Feb. 26 at Hallsville. The Versailles Tigers lost 85-45. (submitted photo)

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Get out of the way!

Maris Ollison plows past her Warsaw opponent on her way to make a shot Thursday, Feb. 25 in Warsaw. The Lady Tigers lost 51-39. (photo courtesy of MCR-II)

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